CineSavant Column

Tuesday December 13, 2022



Now that there’s a streaming show called Wednesday, I am a soft touch for old episodes of The Addams Family. The only drawback is the episodes’ canned laughter tracks, which give me a pain. This compilation of Morticia / Gomez moments helps us recall why we loved the show: Mon cherie, Gomez.

Which reminds me, a couple weeks back Joe Dante linked to a good article by Paul Karasic in a 2018 issue of New Yorker, about a peculiar piece of Charles Addams art: The Addams Family Secret. We definitely love the giant mural-cartoon, “An Addams Family Holiday.”


Thanks for reading! — Glenn Erickson